From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1992 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
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Nigel Hamilton, perhaps because he is English, immediately recognized, and coneyed to the reader the emotional wasteland in which the Kennedy children were raised-not unlike the... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Kathleen L. Green
I love biographies, and this is one of the best I've read. I learned so much from it, not only about JFK and his family, but about the world around him, especially WWII and the... Read morePublished on February 12, 2014 by Slippers
This book definitely provided a different look behind the scenes of Kennedy's early years from a variety of perspectives. It definitely proved useful in my research.Published on October 8, 2013 by Sandra N.
John F. Kennedy's most constant friend, from age 15 until his death, was K. Lemoyne Billings, his Choate School roommate who traveled through Europe with him in 1937, and stayed in... Read morePublished on July 26, 2013 by Jeff Kelleher
I love biographies, but I found this one to be deadly boring. Also, it was supposed to have been the first of (at least) two volumes. Whatever happened to the second? Read morePublished on April 8, 2013 by Anne B. Depalma
This story tells the unfolding of JFK before he got into politics with numerous accounts of JFK's friendships/connections, family dynamic, travel, life experiences which paved the... Read morePublished on September 17, 2012 by Rebecca V. Bricen
JFK is the first president I recall as a youth and I'll never forget that terrible day in November 1963. I have always been interested in JFK and his father. Read morePublished on January 26, 2012 by BrokenArrow
This book is simply page after page of revelations about why JFK was the amazing man most Americans came to know as their President. Read morePublished on September 16, 2011 by S. Bove